NCAA Game Night: 3-18-17

No. 14 Boston College Eagles 3 vs No. 4 UMass-Lowell River Hawks 4

C Ryan Lohin, UML: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
Season Totals: 39 GP, 10-16-26, +9, 14 PIM

UML won the Hockey East tournament with a 4-3 win over Boston College. The River Hawks broke a 2-2 second period tie with two goals, then held on late after an extra-attacker goal by the Eagles. UML is the No. 2 seed in the Northeast Region. They play Cornell next weekend in their first game.

Tournament field:

Minnesota (Ryan Zuhlsdorf) is the top seed in the Northeast Region. They open against Notre Dame.

Boston University (Johnathan MacLeod) is the second seed in the West Region. They open against defending champ North Dakota. Minnesota-Duluth is the top seed in the West (Alex Iafallo is on our free agent watch list having camped with the Lightning. He’s UMD’s leading scorer at 18-27-45 in 38 GP).